Issued At: Wednesday, 17 May 2017, 7:13 PM MDT
Expires At: Friday, 19 May 2017, 6:00 PM MDT
Larimer and boulder counties between 6000 and 9000 feet-
713 pm mdt wed may 17 2017
...winter storm warning remains in effect from midnight tonight
to 6 pm mdt friday...
* timing...rain is expected to change to snow tonight as cold air
moves into the area. snow is expected to continue through
friday afternoon before it dissipates.
* snow accumulations...12 to 24 inches of snow with up to 36
inches on favored east slopes.
* wind/visibility...visibility will fall below a quarter mile in
* impacts...roads will likely become snow and slush covered. wet
snow may accumulate on leafed out trees, resulting in broken
tree limbs and power outages.
a winter storm warning for heavy snow means severe winter weather
conditions are expected or occurring. significant amounts of snow
are forecast that will make travel dangerous. only travel in an
emergency. if you must travel...keep an extra flashlight...
food...and water in your vehicle in case of an emergency.